Hozier Shares Activist-Filled “Nina Cried Power” Video

Watch the new video and his honest chat with Mavis Staples

September 12, 2018
Hozier performs live on stage at the O2 Brixton Academy

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Hozier just shared a simple yet incredibly moving video for the title track of his latest release, Nina Cried Power.

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He describes the four-song EP as a sampler of his upcoming album and notes “Nina Cried Power” is a protest song and a “thank you note” to artists and activists that have changed the world.

The brand new accompanying visual shows a number of Irish activists thoughtfully listening to the track. Close-up shots of their faces highlight their emotional reactions to the powerful song, with some even shedding a few tears.

Watch at around the 3:00 mark of his livestream below:

A full list of the activists featured is available here. The livestream wraps up with a touching chat with Mavis Staples, a singer who’s changed the world with her fearlessness and powerful voice and features on the track.